25 March 2013

Steam Punk Waistcoats - DESIGN DEVELOPMENT

More on Design Development using the Plaid Print TREND Board from my tumblr account:  http://hotfashionitems.tumblr.com/
The TREND BOARD illustrates current design, print and colour trends as available and shared on the tumblr network.

Add some solid but interesting research (fashion magazine spread):

20 March 2013

Fashion Design Development - 'whiteonwhite' TREND

Preparing new material for workshops is a beautiful and indulgent thing.  
The images that follow are extracts from a new video that demonstrates the Design Development Process.  
They are an important part of the Fashion Design Development workshop that is running on the 15th April.

Above is the 'whiteonwhite' Trend Board posted on tumblr last month.

07 March 2013

Sketch Book Development

Research techniques to focus your creativity for the best design results. 

No matter if you call it a Sketch Book or Visual Diary, this is where we keep all our inspirational material, information, images and new ideas.  It becomes a constant source of inspiration for years to come.

Featuring some of the research and recording techniques I use my own visual diary.

Linking folk costume to leading design trends in preparation for Design Development.